Press Releases

2009 Press Release Archive

December 11, 2009 - International Medical Corps Launches Program to Combat Sexual and Gender-Based Violence in Somali Refugee Camp

November 25, 2009 -For Baghdad Women, Literacy and Economic Opportunity are Critical Issues in the January Election

November 16, 2009 - Actress Sienna Miller to Serve as International Medical Corps Ambassador

November 2, 2009 - International Medical Corps to Lead PREPARE Team As Part of USAID Pandemic Threats Effort; Project to Focus on Improving Coordinated Emergency Management

October 28, 2009 - International Medical Corps Aids Wounded in Deadliest Iraqi Bombings Since 2007

October 23, 2009 - Facing Another Deadly Outbreak in Zimbabwe, International Medical Corps Launches Emergency Water and Sanitation Project  to Prevent the Spread of Cholera

October 14, 2009 - International Medical Corps Selected as Recipient of Henry Schein Cares Donations

October 12, 2009 - International Medical Corps Expands Relief Efforts, Medical Clinics in Padang, Indonesia Following Earthquake

October 5, 2009 - International Medical Corps Expands Relief Efforts, Medical Clinics in Padang, Indonesia Following Earthquake  

October 1, 2009 - International Medical Corps Emergency Response Teams Delivering Assistance in Padang, Indonesia Following Earthquake 

September 30, 2009 - International Medical Corps Coordinating with Emergency Response Teams in Wake of Indonesia Earthquake

September 10, 2009 - Admist Violence, International Medical Corps' Emergency Response Team in Yemen Prepares to Bring Vital Health Services to the People of Sa'ada

September 10, 2009 - "A Thousand Words: Photos from the Field" - A stunning photography book chronicling International Medical Corps' 25-year history

August 18, 2009 - Violent Maelstrom Prompts Quick Coordinated Response from International Medical Corps in Northern Iraq

August 17, 2009 - AmeriCares Delivers Aid to International Medical Corps - Organizations team-up to restore health in Chad

August 14, 2009 - 1.3 Million People in Syria Suffering the Effects of Three Years of Drought; International Medical Corps Distributes Critical Supplies to Families Facing Food and Income Shortages

August 11, 2009 - Secretary of State Hillary Clinton Tours International Medical Corps Operations in Democratic Republic of Congo

August 10, 2009 - International Medical Corps Pilots Mother Care Groups in Ethiopia

July 27, 2009 - Combating Persistent Poverty in Africa, International Medical Corps and Joint Aid Management Launch Strategic Partnership

July 21, 2009 - International Medical Corps Welcomes DfID's new White Paper on International Development

July 16, 2009 - As Pakistan’s Displaced Return Home, International Medical Corps Provides Urgently Needed Primary Health Care and Psychosocial Services to Returnees

July 15, 2009 - Bringing Safe Water and Sanitation to Afghan returnees

July 10, 2009 - International Medical Corps Helps People Returning to Buner District, Pakistan with Launch of Early Recovery Activities

July 3, 2009 - Mental Health and Income Generation among Top Concerns for Pakistan's Newly Displaced, according to an International Medical Corps Survey

June 24, 2009 - Fighting Cholera in Zimbabwe

June 22, 2009 - First Comprehensive Iraqi Training Course in Emergency Medicine Helps Local Paramedics Save Lives

June 15, 2009 - National Geographic Photo Camp to Give Voice to Youth in Jordan Affected by Displacement

June 4, 2009 - Critical Gaps in Assistance among 3.5 Million Displaced Pakistanis, According to International Medical Corps Survey

May 27, 2009 - AmeriCares and International Medical Corps Partner to Bring Lifesaving Aid to Displaced Inside Pakistan 

May 7, 2009 - Swat Valley, International Medical Corps Mobilizes to Help the Newly Displaced

April 02, 2009- Promoting Environmental Health Interventions: International Medical Corps and Earth Council Geneva Launch Strategic Partnership

March 31, 2009 - In Testimony before Senate, International Medical Corps CEO Urges U.S. to Increase Support for Displaced Iraqis

March 25, 2009 - AmeriCares and International Medical Corps Partner to Bring Lifesaving Aid to Chad

March 20, 2009 - World Water Day, March 22: International Medical Corps Brings Clean Water, Sanitation to Millions Worldwide

March 04, 2009 - International Medical Corps Applauds President Obama's Promise to Help Iraqis Impacted by the War in Iraq

February 12, 2009 - International Medical Corps Assists the Iraqi Ministry of Health in Developing a Comprehensive Emergency Medical System for Iraq

 

February 5, 2009 - An Adventure of a Lifetime - That Saves Lives

February, 2009 - Afghan Community Development Framework: International Medical Corps Expands in the Midst of Country’s Transition

January 26, 2009 - International Medical Corps and Agility Logistics Partner to Enhance Delivery of Humanitarian Relief